Posted by Paul Ellis Jackson

Sermon title: “God of the 2nd Chance: Noah”

We welcome all of our visitors today and invite you to the fellowship hall for beverages and cookies after the worship service.  Please follow the congregation to the left out of the sanctuary.


THE FLOWERS ON THE COMMUNION TABLE TODAY are given by Barb and Rich Mohney in joy and gratitude for their precious grandchildren.  

SEWING FOR HONDURAS BABIES – Time to start sewing for our Honduras babies. We will start making jackets, hats and blankets on Thursday, May 9. Bring your lunch and meet us in the Guild Room at 10 am. We will end at approximately 2 pm and then return on May 23 to complete our work. You do not need to know how to sew. We have several jobs and great people to show you how to do what is needed. Put May 9 and May 23 on your calendar!  

SANDWICH BUILD – We are assembling sandwiches on Friday, May 10, at 6:00 in the UCC kitchen.  We need volunteers to help with sandwich assembly.  Sign-up on the PIC board if you would like to volunteer. The sandwich delivery is on Saturday, May 11, at 11:00am., at St. John’s Episcopal Church.   

CELEBRATION OF LIFE – for John Watts is on Saturday, May 11, at 2:00, in UCC fellowship hall.  

YOGA meets every Tuesday at 4:00 and Friday, at 10:00, in fellowship hall. The cost for the Tuesday class is $5 because it is instructor led.  


MEN’S LUNCHEON is on Thursday, May 16, at 11:30, at the Scotch & Sirloin. The speaker will be Sgt. Santiago Hungria, head of the Financial Crimes unit of the Wichita Police Department.  He will talk about identity theft, scams or “anything else the group wants to hear” related to financial crimes. He welcomes questions and prefers an
interactive presentation.   

COOK’S NIGHT OUT – The Women’s Guild will hold a Cook’s Night Out on Thursday, May 16th at 6 p.m. in Fellowship Hall.  Our entertainment will be Wayne Bryan sharing snippets of the various plays which will be performed by Music Theatre of Wichita this summer.  This is always a wonderful upbeat program so hope you can join us.  The cost of tickets is $15 and they will be sold in Fellowship Hall following our worship service starting this Sunday, April 28th.  Please sign up early so we can plan the food for the evening.  

HEAD-TO-TOE HYGIENE PANTRY workday is canceled on Thursday, May 16, due to the abundance of assistance that we received last month. The Pantry is open on Saturday, April 20, from 9:00-11:30, located at 2130 E 21st St N  

ALL CHURCH PICNIC AND ICE CREAM SOCIAL – Summer is almost here, and we are getting ready for our “All Church Picnic, Ice Cream Social, and Farewell to Michael Hanawalt”, on Sunday, June 2, at 11:30, in fellowship hall. Please bring a side dish to serve 10 people. The Deacons will provide grilled burgers, and hotdogs. Ice cream and outdoor games will be provided and supervised by the Christian Education Board.  Please bring your food items “ready to go”. The kitchen is in use, and there is not room for food preparation before the event. The ovens will be available for keeping things warm. The Deacons are looking forward to hosting this event.